09/20/2017U.S. Department of State Issues Open Call for U.S. Scientists to Serve as Authors/Editors on IPCC Sixth Assessment Report
The U.S. Department of State seeks nominations for U.S. scientists with requisite expertise to serve as Lead Authors or Review Editors on the Working Group I, II, and III contributions to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). >>
09/20/2017Join the GLOBE Community: eTraining Availabe Now – Protocol Training Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE eTraining, which was introduced to the community on Earth Day 2016, provides the opportunity for new and existing GLOBE users to complete science protocol training at anytime, anywhere. GLOBE eTraining consists of multiple downloadable training modules, interactive digital field and lab experiences, online assessments for each module, and access to support through online discussion forums. Thanks to eTraining, teachers can join the GLOBE community today! >>
09/19/2017Obama Foundation Fellowship Program Seeking Civic Innovators from Around the World
The Obama Foundation Fellowship program is seeking to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their work and to inspire a wave of civic innovation. The inaugural class of 20 Fellows will be integral to shaping the program and the community of Fellows for future years. Applications close 06 October at 6:00 p.m. CT. >>
09/19/2017U.S. Community: Register for 2018 Regional Student Research Symposia Informational Webinar on 25 September
Register Today for U.S. Regional Student Research Symposia (SRS) informational webinar on 25 September. The webinar will be held at 3:00 p.m. EDT. >>
09/18/2017U.S. Community: National Assessment Governing Board Seeking Qualified Candidates – Make a Difference in Education, Join the Board!
The National Assessment Governing Board – a diverse group of leaders from multiple sectors that sets policy for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as The Nation’s Report Card—is seeking qualified candidates for five positions. Make a difference in education, join the board! Deadline is 31 October, at 5:00 p.m. EDT. >>
09/18/2017U.S. Texas Juniors: NASA’s High School Aerospace Scholars Application is Now Open
NASA’s High School Aerospace Scholars (HAS) application is now open. This is aone-of-a-kind experience for Texas high school students to explore the possibilities of a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related major or career. >>
09/18/2017The Enhanced GLOBE Visualization System is Now Live
A visualization system with an improved interface optimized for phone and tablet viewing is now available >>
09/18/2017Register Today for GLOBE Mission EARTH Webinar on 26 September: “Urban Heat Island Effect Campaign and Results of the Surface Temperature Changes During the Solar Eclipse”
Register today for the first GLOBE Mission EARTH webinar on 26 September: “Urban Heat Island Effect Campaign and Results of the Surface Temperature Changes during the Solar Eclipse.” >>
09/15/2017GLOBE Learning Expedition in Estonia
At the beginning of August, students and teachers from Estonian GLOBE schools gathered together to enjoy an active three-day GLOBE Learning Expedition. Students created a GLOBE-themed commercial, gathered data during fieldwork, went head to head in GLOBE Games, and much more. >>
09/15/2017Phase III of the ENSO Campaign “Water in Our Environment” Has Begun!
We are proud to announce Phase III of the GLOBE ENSO (El Niño Southern Oscillation) Student Research Campaign: “Water in Our Environment." >>